Monthly Archives: December 2011

FERMA Newsletter 45 (Table of Contents)

FERMA Newsletter 45 (December 2011)
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December 2011
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New FERMA-ECIIA collaboration offers senior executives crucial support on risk management responsibilities

FERMA and the European Confederation Institutes of Internal Auditing (ECIIA) have joined forces to provide practical advice for senior managers on how to help their companies meet risk management, internal control and internal audit responsibilities under European law. Continue reading


Letter from Brussels

Florence Bindelle, Executive Manager: This is the last FERMA newsletter of 2011. We are at the close of one year and at the beginning of a new one. It is a good time to look what we did during this year, but more important to see what is ahead of us in 2012. Continue reading


Seminar 2012 venue announced: Versailles, France 22 & 23 October 2012

Seminar 2012 venue announced: Versailles, France 22 & 23 October 2012. Benchmarking survey to start in early spring. The historic French city of Versailles will be the venue for the 2012 FERMA Seminar on 22 and 23 October. The Seminar, which takes place in alternate years from the FERMA Forum, is the occasion for the announcement of the results of the biannual risk management benchmarking survey. Continue reading


A step forward on global compliance

FERMA has welcomed progress on the creation of a global insurance compliance database taken by UK member association Airmic. Airmic asked now potential service providers for an expression of interest in providing a database of international insurance requirements by the end of January 2012. Airmic is looking for firms able to create and then maintain a database, which will contain details of regulations on a territory-by-territory basis. It will consider splitting the two functions, so that interested parties can bid for one or other. Insurers, brokers, specialist data companies and international legal firms are among those who have shown an interest informally. Continue reading


Around the associations

Latest news from FERMA’s member associations in Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland and United Kingdom. Continue reading


Special edition from ECIIA – Search for Stability

ECIIA’s special edition on European Governance highlights the important news that arose around their recent international conference in Madrid. By its title, “In Search of Stability”, this publication captures the debate and the comments of key speakers from a wide governance arena involved in the common quest for improved governance, both in the private and public sector. Continue reading


New guidance for senior executives on risk can help avoid additional regulatory attention

Implementing the 8th EU Company Law Directive Article 41 – 2b for Senior Management: Questions and Answers for Executive Committees. Continue reading